Bedrich Smetana

Andris Nelsons
Marco Borggreve / BSO

Saturday, October 5, 2019
(encore broadcast Monday, October 14)
8:00 PM

Music Director Andris Nelsons conducts the bucolic Czech grace that is Smetana's Má Vlast and a cosmic orchestral adventure by James Lee III, now available on demand.

Courtesy of the artist

Saturday, April 8

Ludovic Morlot, conductor
Johannes Moser, cello

SMETANA “The Moldau” from Ma Vlast
MARTINU Fantaisies symphoniques (Symphony No. 6)
DVORAK Cello Concerto

This concert is not available for on-demand streaming.

 

Jakub Hrusa
Prague Philharmonia

October 15

Jakub Hrůša, conductor
Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin

Smetana - Šárka, from Ma Vlást
Bartók - Violin Concerto No. 2
Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain
Janácek - Taras Bulba, Rhapsody for Orchestra

Due to rights limitations, this concert is not available on-demand.

Is there anything more fascinating than hearing the music of a composer who was deaf? Something about that idea - of creating something whose purpose is to be heard, but not by you - is fascinating, is beautiful and, in a way, is selfless. 

Johannes Moser
Courtesy of the artist

April 1, 2020
8:00 PM

In a 2016 Boston Symphony Orchestra concert, Johannes Moser is the soloist in Dvorák's Cello Concerto, Ludovic Morlot conducts Smetana's "The Moldau," and and Martinu's Sixth Symphony, Fantaisies symphoniques.